Current Vacancies


Navan Hire, Hardware & Plumb Centre, established in 1986 is a leading provider of hardware, DIY and the hire of plant and machinery in the North East. As a member of the Topline Group we are committed to expanding our business and meeting the needs of our customers. We have the following positions which we wish to fill.



(1) Financial Controller


We are currently recruiting a Financial Controller with a proven track record. The successful candidate will be required to take complete ownership of the financials of the business and to support Senior Management with the overall strategy and planning.


Duties and responsibilities:

  • Prepare timely, accurate and complete financial statements and management accounts.
  • Responsible for budgetary control and variance analysis.
  • Provide weekly P & L Accounts.
  • Preparing and analyse reports and providing clear and informative information to Senior management on a daily basis.
  • Develop and continually review KPI’s and targets for each department and analyse actual performance versus targets.
  • Lead, monitor and motivate the Finance Team.
  • Arrange weekly meetings to review and improve your teams’ performance to achieve the KPI’s set.
  • Establish and improve processes and procedures in their area and implement these effectively.  
  • Responsible for cashflows of the business.
  • Ongoing monitoring of stock.


Qualifications and Skills Required:

  • Qualified Accountant with minimum 3 years relevant experience.
  • Previous experience monitoring, reporting and forecasting.
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel.
  • Experience of Sage would be beneficial.
  • Experience in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and organisational skills.


If you are interested in the above role please e-mail an up-to-date CV to Evelyn Donegan at



(2) Plant Hire & Transport Co-ordinator


We are currently recruiting a Hire / Transport Co-ordinator.


Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Coordination of plant logistics (delivery and collection)
  • Route planning
  • Constant contact with customers; taking bookings, contract amendments etc.
  • Liaising with drivers, workshop manager and the sales team


Preferred Qualities: 

  • A confident telephone manner and excellent customer service skills
  • A good level of admin and IT/keyboard skills
  • Ability to work under pressure, with constant targets to be met.
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Good geographical knowledge
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Good communication skills are required for this position
  • Ability to multitask


Required Experience:

  • Minimum of 2/3 years’ experience in this field is preferred, but not essential.
  • Previous experience in the hire/construction industry and a general knowledge of hardware is also an advantage.


Interested candidates should forward a CV to Colin Jennings outlining their experience to date.